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[texts]Neighbors of ours; slum stories of London - Nevinson, Henry Woodd, 1856-1941
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Slums
Downloads: 122
[texts]The state & the slums (Volume Talbot collection of British pamphlets) - Robertson, E. S. (Edward Stanley)
Talbot collection of British pamphlets
Keywords: Housing; Slums
Downloads: 160
[texts]Slums (Volume Council of Planning Librarians. Exchange bibliography, 113) - Peattie, Lisa Redfield

Keywords: Slums; Taudis
Downloads: 581
[texts]Adventures of a slum fighter - Palmer, Charles F. (Charles Forrest), 1892-1973

Keywords: Slums; Housing
Downloads: 1,211
[texts]Slum clearance in the United States; a selected reading list, - Cam, Gilbert Arthur, 1906-
"Reprinted from the Bulletin of the New York public library of July 1938."
Keywords: Slums; Housing; Urban renewal; Housing; Slums
Downloads: 20
[movies]The Miser's Heart
A 1911 short directed by D,W. Griffith. A simple story, typical of Griffith with Donald Crisp as one of the cops and Blanch Sweet as the neighbor. Billy Bitzer was cameraman. Notice the AB on the side of the stairs. This was what the American Biograph company used to protect their copyright on their films. You might also note that the burglars are wearing jackets and ties.
Keywords: Griffith; silents; slums; tenaments
Downloads: 714
[texts]Housing and neighborhood conditions in San Francisco; a classification of areas for urban renewal (Volume 1955) - San Francisco (Calif.). Dept. of City Planning

Keywords: Housing; Slums; Urban renewal
Downloads: 121
[texts]A ten years' war : an account of the battle with the slum in New York - Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Slums; Tenement houses; Poor
Downloads: 234
[texts]The homeless man on skid row - Chicago (Ill.). Tenants Relocation Bureau
Bibliography: p. 104-107
Keywords: Poor; Homeless persons; Slums
Downloads: 412
[texts]A ten years' war : an account of the battle with the slum in New York - Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914
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Keywords: Slums; Tenement houses; Poor
Downloads: 158
[movies]Knock On Any Door Ntsc - Columbia
A lawyer (Humphrey Bogart) is persuaded to take the case of underprivileged teenager Nick Romano (John Derek), who has been arrested on a murder charge. This film introduced John Derek to Hollywood.
Keywords: muder trial; slums; poverty
Downloads: 136
[audio]China and Africa Workshop, Nairobi 2013: Theme 2, Financing and Social Housing - AfricaChinaUrbanInitiative
Moderator: Dr. Gordon Pirie, African Centre for Cities, Cape Town. Panelists: Kecia Rust, Co-ordinator, FinMark Trust’s Centre for African Housing Finance, Johannesburg: African housing finance. Sam Sternin, Field Director of Development Innovations Group (DIG). Dr Diana Lee-Smith of Mazingira Institute. African cities show strong growth and clear demand but still have very poor housing. Insufficient employment or haphazard informal employment means that the majority do not have incomes that e...
Keywords: slums; finance; housing; Africa; cities
Downloads: 7
[texts]National survey of housing abandonment, - Center for Community Change.
Includes bibliographical references
Keywords: Housing; Abandonment of property; Slums
Downloads: 41
[texts]Wastelands of New York City : a preliminary inquiry into the nature of commercial slum areas, their potential for housing and business redevelopment. - City Club of New York.
Cover title
Keywords: Slums; Urban renewal; City planning
Downloads: 20
[movies]Nieuwe huisjes in het land van Maas en Waal
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Krotwoningen in het Land van Maas en Waal worden vervangen door nieuwbouwhuisjes, die werden gebouwd met geld uit een nationale collecte. - 2 oude krotwoningen met de bewoners voor de deur, 13 - pan langs rijtje kleine, nieuwe arbeiderswoningen in aanbouw, 11 - eerste steenlegging voor een nieuwe woning door dame en notabelen (?), 30.
Keywords: krotten, woningbouw, woningnood, slums, housing, housing shortage
Downloads: 10
[texts]The human side of urban renewal : a study of the attitude changes produced by neighborhood rehabilitation - Millspaugh, Martin

Keywords: Housing -- United States; Slums -- United States
Downloads: 1,248
[texts]Ecology of Blacks in the inner city : an exploratory bibliography (Volume Council of Planning Librarians. Exchange bibliography no. 785-786) - Davis, Lenwood G
Cover title
Keywords: African Americans; Cities and towns; Slums
Downloads: 307
[movies]How should the developing world deal with urbanisation?
Peter Head, Director at Arup, discusses urbanisation in the developing world. Urbanisation creates slums, which need to be transformed into eco-friendly environments. Giving land rights to slum residents allows them to invest in infrastructure, alongside governments and other agents.
Keywords: news&information; urbanisation; urbanisation in developing world; slums; eco-friendly slums; land rights in slums; invest in developing world; infrastructure and urbanisation; developing world
Downloads: 20
[audio]Learning from the Alexandra Township Renewal Project - Part 5 - Development Workshop Angola
During October 2013, DW's director had the opportunity of visiting the Alexandra Renewal Project (ARP) in Johannesburg with Julian Baskin and a group of visitors invited by Cities Alliance. Here Julian Baskin discusses slum clearance. See more at http://dw.angonet.org/content/learning-alexandra-township-renewal-project
Keywords: South Africa; urban; renewal; water; sanitation; Cities Alliance; slums
Downloads: 7
[texts]Harlem River houses. - United States Housing Authority.
Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: From the library of Seymour Durst with his partial bookplate
Keywords: Housing; Housing rehabilitation; Slums; Urban renewal; City planning
Downloads: 12
[movies]Krotopruiming in Zwolle
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Oprichting van het Strick van Linschotenfonds, een naar burgemeester mr. Strick van Linschoten van Zwolle vernoemde stichting waarmee geld wordt ingezameld voor de bouw van woningen ter vervanging van krotwoningen. Onder toeziend oog van de brandweer en gadegeslagen door belangstellenden wordt de eerste krotwoning in brand gestoken...
Keywords: branden, krotten, stichtingen, woningbouw, fires, slums, foundations, housing
Downloads: 29
[texts]The crime of El Fanguito : an open letter to President Truman on Puerto Rico - Foster, William Z., 1881-1961.
A letter to the president on the conditions in the slums of San Juan. HN237
Keywords: Slums -- Puerto Rico -- San Juan. Puerto Rico -- Social conditions
Downloads: 898
[texts]Slums of the World: The face of urban poverty in the new millennium? - Abhi Sharma
The current paper presents the results of a first global enumeration of slums at the country level. The data are analyzed and comparisons established at sub-regional and regional levels while trying to understand what is happening globally. This document is the culmination of attempts to come to grips with changes in the way we measure slums, starting by providing an agreed universal definition of this type of settlements and a clear methodological approach...
Keywords: UN; slums; urban; poverty; new; millennium; abhi; universal; cover; news
Downloads: 890
[texts]Vampirella (Warren Publishing) Issue 107.cbr

Keywords: anp; esteban; comic; escapist; lalena; moench; maroto; monsters; slums; clown
Downloads: 431
[texts]The Struggle for Housing: A Fotoromanzo - Strum Group
The first issue of a magazine from 1972, which includes fictional articles on issues of architecture and Italian society from the perspectives of capitalists, workers, students, activists and architects. The other two in the series include Utopia and The Mediatory City. By the Strum Group (Giorgio Ceretti, Pietro de Rossi, Carlo Giammarco, Riccardo Rosso, Maurizio Vogliazzo), as part of a project for the MoMA in NYC.
Keywords: fotoromanzo; strum group; italy; architecture; slums; activism; 1970s; capitalism
Downloads: 226
[texts]Urban Constitution Document Brief - Tadamun
ملخص وثيقة دستور العمران أولى خطوات التغيير، أن يشمل الدستور الجديد هذه المجموعة المتكاملة من الحقوق المتعلقة بالعمران والبيئة، والتي يجب أن يتمتع بها كافة سكان العمران المصري بصورة كاملة، ودون تفرقة أو تمييز. الجهات الداعمة للوثيقة: شبكة حقوق الأرض والسكن تكوين لتنمية ال...
Keywords: Egypt; urbanism; constitution; architecture; housing; poverty; human rights; informal settlements; slums; civil rights; urban
Downloads: 24
[texts]Review of slum clearance and urban renewal activities of the San Francisco Regional Office, Housing and Home Finance Agency, October 1959 [electronic resource] : report to the Congress of the United States (Volume July 1960) - United States. General Accounting Office
July 1960
Keywords: United States. Housing and Home Finance Agency. San Francisco Regional Office; Housing; Slums; Poor; Urban renewal
Downloads: 79
[movies]Driedaags bezoek premier Den Uyl
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Premier Joop den Uyl heeft een bezoek gebracht aan de Nederlandse Antillen. Hij sprak met leden van de Antilliaanse ministerraad en bezocht de diverse eilanden. De economische situatie op de Antillen is slecht, zoals blijkt uit grote prijsstijgingen, toenemende werkloosheid en een terugval in het toerisme. Het ontslag van stakende werknemers van een Japans visbedrijf op Sint-Maarten leidde onlangs tot onl...
Keywords: bezoeken, krotten, plantages, Uyl, Joop den, visits, slums, plantations, Uyl, Joop den
Downloads: 29
[audio]Planet of the Slums - Alex Smith
CBC Radio Canada April 1, 2006 How humanity is surging into city slums in record numbers.
Keywords: radio; radio ecoshock; ecoshock; 2010; environment; environmentalism; green; ecology; cities; urbanism; planning; slums
Downloads: 166
[texts]Urban Constitution Document - Tadamun
وثيقة دستور العمران أولى خطوات التغيير، أن يشمل الدستور الجديد هذه المجموعة المتكاملة من الحقوق المتعلقة بالعمران والبيئة، والتي يجب أن يتمتع بها كافة سكان العمران المصري بصورة كاملة، ودون تفرقة أو تمييز. الجهات الداعمة للوثيقة: شبكة حقوق الأرض والسكن تكوين لتنمية المجتمع...
Keywords: Egypt; urbanism; constitution; architecture; housing; poverty; human rights; informal settlements; slums; civil rights; urban
Downloads: 35
[texts]Preliminary report Lincoln Square project / - New York (N.Y.). Committee on Slum Clearance,
Cover title
Keywords: New York (N.Y.). Committee on Slum Clearance; Slums; Urban renewal
Downloads: 34
[texts]Her opportunity - Pearson, Henry C. (Henry Clemens), 1858-1936

Keywords: Slums -- New York (State) New York; New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs
Downloads: 356
[movies]ANGELS WITH DIRTY FACES trailer
From the slums to the death house.
Keywords: movie trailers; crime dramas; NY slums; James Cagney; Dead End Kids
Downloads: 361
[movies]A Better Chicago 1937 - Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On WPA projects in Chicago. Sewer pipe is laid. Debris is cleared from the lake front. Animal skeletons are reconstructed in the Field Museum. Airport runways are lengthened and drainage ditches dug. Slum buildings are razed for a housing project. Shows scenes in parks and a zoo, auto accident scenes, cars being checked for defects, razing of unsafe grain elevators, playgrounds, and nursery school activities.National Archives Identifier: 12359Local Identifier: 69.45Creator(s): Federal Works Agen...
Keywords: Airports; Automobiles; Chicago (Ill.); Motion pictures; Nursery schools; Paleontology; Playgrounds; Sewage; Slums; Living New Deal
Downloads: 24
[movies]Dilli -Trailer - produced by the Robin Raina Foundation (RRF)
"Dilli" is a short documentary film produced by the Robin Raina Foundation (RRF), about the hidden faces behind the so called development of Delhi and their untold story. The film is being premiered at the NASDAQ in Times Square, New York on April 1, 2011 following the ringing of the NASDAQ closing bell by Robin Raina, Founder RRF. "Dilli" brings out a stark comparison of the rampant progress and development of the megalopolis vis-à-vis thousands who are left homeless while the whole city is ...
Keywords: poverty; slums; slum children; needy children; underprivileged; children poor; children; charity; slumdog; slumdog millionaire; orphans; india; slums india; poor children; help the poor; delhi; dilli; short documentary; oscar documentary; bawana; rrf; robin raina foundation; black ticket films; homeless; robin raina
Downloads: 67
[texts]The battle with the slum - Riis, Jacob A.
Riis, Jacob A. The battle with the slum Macmillan Co.; Macmillan & Co., New York : London : 1902. xi, 465 p. : incl. ill., plates. front. (port.) ; 22 cm. 
Keywords: Poor--New York (State)--New York; Slums--New York (State)--New York; Tenement houses--New York (State)--New York
Downloads: 107
[texts]Maggie, a Girl of the Streets - Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900
Book from Project Gutenberg: Maggie, a Girl of the Streets Library of Congress Classification: PS
Keywords: New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction; Poor families -- Fiction; Poor women -- Fiction; Prostitutes -- Fiction; Psychological fiction; Slums -- Fiction; Suicide victims -- Fiction
Downloads: 444
[texts]Slum life in Edinburgh, or, Scenes in its darkest places - M., T. B
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Keywords: Slums -- Scotland Edinburgh 19th century; Poor -- Scotland Edinburgh 19th century; Edinburgh (Scotland) -- Social conditions 19th century
Downloads: 558
[audio]Consumers Not Population Kill Climate - Alex Smith
It's Us, Not Them David Satterthwaite of the IIED says consumerism, not population, is driving climate change. Also: so-called "slum" dwellers are self-organizing without government support. Could that be a coming trend in the troubled West? Interview from Ecoshock show 100212 22 min CD Quality or Lo-Fi
Keywords: radio; radio ecoshock; environment; green; Climate2010; ecology; climate; climate change; global warming; consumerism; consumers; population; causes; science; economy; economics; greenhouse gas; slums; poverty
Downloads: 163
[movies]Nood in de venen
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Div. noodwoningen, onder- en bovengronds en armoede in de Drentse venen. - totaalshot ontgonnen venen, opgestapelde turven, 8 - div. shots van deels ingegraven krotten en noodwoningen, muren van turf, oude planken, golfplaten e.d., huisraad rond de woningen, bewoners poseren ervoor, 22 - noodwoning van een bouwkeet (?), melkboer brengt melk bij 2 vrouwen (cu), 14 - woning gestapeld van turf en planken, vr...
Keywords: armoede, kinderen, krotten, melk, noodwoningen, plaggenhutten, turf, veenkolonin, woningen, woningnood, poverty, children, slums, milk, emergency houses, turf huts, peat, peat districts, houses, housing shortage
Downloads: 22
[movies]Recovery In Michigan 1937 - Works Progress Administration
"On WPA projects in Michigan. Reel 1, timber is cut and a tourist cabin floor laid near Calumet. Reel 2, Red Cross women in Detroit wrap bandages. Track for the Detroit Street Railway is installed. A storm sewer is constructed in Bay City. Shows a municipal garage at Grand Rapids under construction. Reel 3, CCC units repair a fish hatchery at Grayling (pond beds are dug, concrete sides constructed, and fish transferred)...
Keywords: WPA; American Red Cross; Braille; Bridges; Lumber; Michigan (United States, North and Central America) state; Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962; Sewage; Slums; Street-railroads; Winter sports; Michigan
Downloads: 217
[movies]A Better Michigan - Works Progress Administration
"On Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in Michigan. County roads are graded and surfaced. Shows airports at Lansing and Detroit and emergency landing fields under construction. Women learn rug making and weaving. Braille books are made and proofread. A new state police headquarters is shown. Dramatizes the use of the police radio system in establishing road blocks to capture bank robbers...
Keywords: WPA; American Red Cross; Braille; Bridges; Lumber; Michigan (United States, North and Central America) state; Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962; Sewage; Slums; Street-railroads; Winter sports; Michigan
Downloads: 241
[texts]ERIC ED300498: Expanding Opportunities for Urban Minorities: Housing's Role, Broadly Defined. - ERIC
Recognizing the broad range of social and economic limitations associated with residential segregation, the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations initiated a research program to define the extent of these problems and to advance strategies for dealing with them. The initial phase of the project commissioned research papers which were reviewed and discussed at a symposium by members of the legal and advocacy communities...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Equal Education; Equal Opportunities (Jobs); Housing Discrimination; Minority Groups; Policy Formation; Public Policy; Racial Segregation; Research Design; Research Projects; Slums; Social Science Research; Transportation; Urban Demography; Urban Education; Urban Environment; Urban Problems; Urban to Suburban Migration
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED245339: An Effective School: A Case Study. - ERIC
An elementary school principal's successful attempts to improve her inner-city school are described in this case study, which includes a diagram representing her formula for better education. The principal, a charismatic, elderly woman, takes an aggressive role in improving the school environment and student nutrition, encouraging and monitoring the improvement of teachers' skills, increasing discipline, and communicating individually with students and teachers...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Achievement Gains; Administrator Role; Bilingual Education Programs; Creative Teaching; Elementary Education; Ghettos; Individualized Instruction; Instructional Improvement; Minority Group Children; Poverty; Principals; School Administration; School Effectiveness; Slums; Team Teaching; Urban Education
Downloads: 1
[texts]Bernal Heights Pictorial (October 1964)
Bernal Heights monthly newspaper, antecedent to New Bernal Journal
Keywords: Street Fair; Slums; Earthquake; Homeowners Week; University of California Contemporary Dancers; Spruce Up Bernal; Photography Contest; Junk Art; Children's Art; Kay Moore; Vote; Folk Dancers; Polynesian Rainbows; Nanny Goat Hill; Earl Louie; Education Funds
Downloads: 24
[movies]City, The - American Documentary Films, Inc.
Contents. A plea for community planning, which contrasts the awesome conditions of human living in a modern industrial city with (1) the serenity of life in an eighteenth-century New England village and (2) the architect's and engineer's concept of the model community, as typified by the federal government's resettlement experiment at Greenbelt, Maryland, and the privately developed one at Radburn, New Jersey...
Keywords: City planning; Urban planning; Greenbelt, Maryland; 1930s; Great Depression; Shirley Center, Mass; Homestead, Pa; New York City; Utopianism; Futurism; Slums; Mumford, Lewis; Mackaye, Benton; Regional Planning Association of America
Downloads: 7,045 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Recovery In Michigan Circa 1937 - Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On WPA projects in Michigan. Reel 1, timber is cut and a tourist cabin floor laid near Calumet. Reel 2, Red Cross women in Detroit wrap bandages. Track for the Detroit Street Railway is installed. A storm sewer is constructed in Bay City. Shows a municipal garage at Grand Rapids under construction. Reel 3, CCC units repair a fish hatchery at Grayling (pond beds are dug, concrete sides constructed, and fish transferred)...
Keywords: American Red Cross (02/12/1978 - ); Braille; Bridges; Buildings; Civilians; Fishes; Highway construction; Lumber; Michigan; Military bases; Motion pictures; Roosevelt Eleanor 1884-1962; Sewage; Slums; Street-railroads; Winter sports; Living New Deal
Downloads: 18
[audio]Insight: City and County Redistricting / SacPress / KlickNation / Lost in Africa
Local Redistricting - Every 10 years, cities and counties are responsible for redrawing voter districts according to Census data. On the next Insight, we'll hear how the City and County of Sacramento plan to do this. We'll talk with Jill LaVine, Sacramento County's Registrar of Voters about how the county plans to tackle redistricting, and Cassandra Jennings, assistant city manager who's leading the redistricting effort for the City of Sacramento...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; redistricting, Sacramento City and County; Jill LaVine; Cassandra Jennings; SacPress; David Watts Barton, Editor-in-Chief, SacPress.com; KlickNation; Mark Otero, CEO, KlickNation; Aaron Nemoyten, designer, KlickNation; Connie Nielsen, actress; Lost in Africa; Human Needs Project, providing clean water, energy and technology to slums around the world
Downloads: 179
[movies]Work Pays America - Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On Works Progress Administration (WPA) public works. Reel 1, highways and streets are graded and paved. A concrete bed is laid for an Atlantic City reservoir. Shows airports at Newark, Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, and Philadelphia under construction. Buildings are razed in slum clearance projects. A sewerage project is completed. Reel 2, traffic control studies are made. Auto drivers are given fitness tests...
Keywords: Airports; Architecture; Atlantic City (N.J.); Chicago (Ill.); Cleveland (Ohio); Department of Defense. Department of the Army. U.S. Military Academy. (09/18/1947 - ); Detroit Metro Airport; Droughts; Floods; Highway construction; Hopkins Harry L. (Harry Lloyd) 1890-1946; Military bases; Motion pictures; Mural painting and decoration; Newark Airport; Nursery schools; Pittsburgh (Pa.); Sewage; Slums; Soil conservation; Springfield (Ill.); Theater; Living New Deal
Downloads: 17
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